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Station Dodges Debris Ahead of Orbital’s Re-supply Mission Launch
October 28, 2014
HOUSTON—Thrusters from the European Space Agency’s Automated Transfer Vehicle-5 fired for 3.5 min. Oct. 27 to push the International Space Station away from orbital debris on a course calculated to pass within two tenths of a mi. of the orbiting lab. The debris source was identified as the inactive...
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